Newsroom / CNA
The current strategic environment and future security developments in the region, as well as their subsequent implications on their respective countries, were discussed on Tuesday by Cypriot Minister of Defence Savvas Angelides and his Israeli counterpart Naftali Bennet.
The two met in the framework of Angelides’ official visit to Israel.
In a joint statement, the two Ministers said they noted the close and warm relations between the State of Israel and the Republic of Cyprus, which stem from shared values and mutual interests, and expressed their contentment to the firm defence ties between the nations.
They also discussed ways to promote defence cooperation between their respective defence establishments in light of current regional challenges.